The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 48 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 16 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.67% 1.62% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 1.67% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 16
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
429 600 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.39% 96.93% 99.67%
Number of salaries quoted 361 565 540
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +14 15 £36,250 +11.53% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £35,000 - 1
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 13 (39.39%) QA
4 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 11 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 10 (30.30%) ISEB
6 8 (24.24%) Selenium
6 8 (24.24%) Test Strategy
7 7 (21.21%) Windows
7 7 (21.21%) Java
7 7 (21.21%) Oracle
8 6 (18.18%) C#
8 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
9 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Test Management
10 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
10 4 (12.12%) Manual Testing
10 4 (12.12%) Time Management
10 4 (12.12%) Content Management
10 4 (12.12%) Degree
10 4 (12.12%) JIRA
10 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
10 4 (12.12%) Marketing
10 4 (12.12%) HTML
11 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (9.09%) Agile Testing

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Selenium
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (6.06%) Bugzilla
4 2 (6.06%) LoadUI
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.03%) JMeter
General
1 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Online Games
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 11 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 8 (24.24%) Test Strategy
4 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Test Management
6 4 (12.12%) Content Management
6 4 (12.12%) Manual Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Time Management
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
9 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.03%) OO
9 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 6 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.06%) VBScript
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
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